islamic jihad

Surgical precision - The story behind Israel's targeted killings

The inside story behind the November assassination of Islamic Jihad commander Baha Abu al-Ata in Gaza.

19/08/2020
Shi'ite fighters fire a rocket toward Islamic State militants in Baiji, north of Baghdad, 2015
German spy 'Mr. Hezbollah' urges ongoing pressure on terror networks

The terrorist groups Islamic State and al-Qaeda view the coronavirus crisis as an opportunity to attack targets.

Israel protests Russian FM Lavrov’s meeting with Islamic Jihad leader

The Russian side “reaffirmed its firm commitment to the two-state principle” based on UN Security Council and General Assembly resolutions and the Arab Peace Initiative, Moscow said.

Trails are seen in the sky as Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts rockets in Ashkelon, southern
Ceasefire with Gaza maintained so far, but for how long?

Despite the relative calm, security officials believe that PIJ operatives will continue to attempt to carry out terror attacks across Israel.

Hamas Chief Ismail Haniyeh attends a meeting with members of international media in Gazaa
Hamas, PIJ say ceasefire contingent on Israel’s actions

Egyptian sources: "Significant progress made towards achieving long-term ceasefire."

Israel planned to terminate other officials in the Islamic Jihad

Egyptian officials cited in "The New Arab" claimed that Israel violated its promise not to assassinate Baha Abu al-Ata. They further claimed that other members of the organization were targeted.

By YASSER OKBI/MAARIV
07/12/2019
A Palestinian member of Hamas security forces stands guards next to a poster depicting Egypt's Presi
Egypt proposes 5-year ceasefire between Hamas and Israel - report

Sources in the Arabic media claim efforts are being made to persuade Hamas and the PIJ to accept a long-term ceasefire proposal that is planned last for five years.

By MAARIV ONLINE
04/12/2019
Streaks of light are pictured as rockets are launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen fr
Israel struck by over 2,600 rockets and mortars over past two years

1,500 rockets fired from the Gaza Strip into Israel in the past year alone.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to the media at the Knesset, Israel's parliament, i
Netanyahu: Islamic Jihad doesn't absolve Hamas' responsibility for Gaza

Peace Now slams cabinet for allocating NIS 40m. for security in settlements.

01/12/2019
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